Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 30/09/2013

Cut through five, let go of five, & develop five about all. A monk gone past five attachments is said to have crossed the flood. Practice jhana, monk, and don’t be heedless. Don’t take your mind roaming in sensual strands. Don’t swallow–heedless– the ball of iron aflame. Don’t burn & complain: ‘This is pain.’ –… Read More WEEKLY WISDOM 30/09/2013

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 16/09/2013

If he recites next to nothing but follows the Dhamma in line with the Dhamma; abandoning passion, aversion, delusion; alert, his mind well-released, not clinging either here or hereafter: he has his share in the contemplative life. – Dhammapada [19-20]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 13/09/2013

“In your seeing,” he said, “there should be only the seeing. In your hearing, nothing but the hearing; in your smelling, tasting, and touching, nothing but smelling, tasting, and touching; in your thinking, nothing but the thought.” – Khuddaka Nikaya